5 DAYS CHOGORIA – (05 Days, 04 Nights)
Depart Naro Moru River Lodge in the morning after sorting and preparing the hiking equipment’s in addition to briefing from our guide(s). You are driven through Nanyuki, Timau and Meru before arriving at Chogoria Town and then through the rain forest gate to the road-head, (3200m). Have an overnight stay at the gate in tents.
After Breakfast a slightly longer walk follow the path through the giant heather and forest up to chogoria road head, then detour with a descent from the route crossing stream on the nithi falls to Lake Ellis.for over night at 3650m.5hrs (700m Ascent)
Trek along gorges Valley descending to Lake Michaelson, then Lunch at Vivienne. Trek through the magnificent castle rock’s to Mintos Hut and have an overnight camping – “whole day hiking”
Hike up through Square Tarn to climax at Pt. Lenana, 4985m which is the third highest peak on Mt. Kenya. Descend via Austrian Hut then down to Mackinder’s camp for an overnight stay in our Teleki Lodge cabins at an altitude of 4150m, trekking time 5-6 hours.
Descend via Naro Moru Route vertical bog arriving at Met Station before 12.00noon, where you will be picked by our vehicle for a transfer back to Naro Moru River Lodge.
§ NB. Lunch at the Lodge is extra unless where booked on full board accommodation package.
This is by far the most spectacular and beautiful route on Mt. Kenya, in which you ascend from Chogoria Route and descend through Naro Moru Route. This is only possible during dry weather